WenJing Learns Patience & Scarf-Knitting

Wenjing, a 15-year old girl in our Youth Services program, attends our art classes and is a skilled young lady […]

Xingshuo, a Sketching Genius

Meet Xingshuo, our ‘Sketching Genius!’ Xingshuo joined our Youth Services Program in 2011 and it was clear from the start […]

Fruit For My Teacher

Yihao is an 11-year-old boy in our Youth Services Program. In the last few months, I noticed that Yihao spent […]

I Still Believe in Love

Sometimes children are relinquished to the care of the social welfare institution at a later age. In our Youth Services […]

An Athlete in the Making

In April of this year, we made a wonderful discovery. Changshan, a 15-year-old boy in our Youth Services program, is […]

A Better and Better Youth Newsletter

This summer, 30 teenagers and young adults in Half the Sky’s Youth Services Program gathered in Beijing for a Digital […]

Growing Up

Each pain I experienced, each fight I struggled for life, each moving moment I witness during the life journey, are […]

A Warm-Hearted Boy

Suozhu is a warm-hearted 16 year-old boy who likes math better than any other subject. This quarter I worked with […]

I am so Happy to go to School

My name is Tao. I am 13 years old, and I am deaf. I was one and a half when […]

A Star is Born

For as long as I can remember, I have lived at the Xiamen Social Welfare Institution. The staff here gave […]